Senior Cost Manager - Oxford

£45,000 - £55,000

UK / Greater London

Project & Cost Management, Building Surveying



Miles Smith
020 7959 2368

Miles is a Key Account Resources Manager at MRG and joined the business in 2017. He works on Project Management recruitment campaigns in PM and Multi-disciplinary consultancies. He is based in our city office, recruiting roles that span the London area and beyond. He spent 3 y


Job Description

REF: 13172
Posted: 18 December 2017
Closes: 31 March 2018

Essentia Trading is a unique property consultancy and wholly owned subsidiary of Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust. Over the past 5 years, they have established themselves globally offering a range of property services from Cost, Project and Programme Management through to Strategic Estates Development for private and public sector organisations spanning Healthcare, Science and Education.

The business has an ambitious strategy and with that in mind they are seeking to appoint a high calibre Senior Quantity Surveyor to join the Cost Management team.

You will be part of the Cost management team supporting Directors, in delivering complex capital schemes on behalf of NHS Trusts, Research and Development facilities or Higher Education Institutions across the UK. Commissions may include managing cost efficiencies, costing advice, financial auditing of programmes or contract administration.

The successful candidate will have a background in Quantity Surveying across the Healthcare, Science and Education sectors either from a consultancy or client-side organisations and looking for that next step in their career or who wants to join a growing business. As part of the role, you will be expected to develop both existing and new clients and play an integral part in the continued growth of the business. It is preferable that the suitable candidate will possess Chartered Status.

In return you will receive a competitive salary depending on your experience, coupled with an excellent flexible benefits schemes including variable pension contributions and the ability to buy (or sell) extra leave. In addition, they offer the opportunity for you to progress your career and work for a dynamic and expanding consultancy.

Please apply below or for further information please contact Miles Smith in confidence on 07779 412380 or email

If you are seeking a career move but this position is not appropriate for you please browse the other vacancies on our website. We are specialists in Project Management recruitment and have a range of posts available. We also welcome speculative approaches.